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Global Merit Awards at University of St. Andrews, UK

The University of St. Andrews is delighted to announce the Global Merit Awards for high achieving students for the academic session 2022-2023.

The motive of the bursary is to support overseas students who want to pursue an undergraduate degree at the University of St. Andrews in the UK.

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Founded in 1413, the University of St Andrews is Scotland’s oldest and highest-ranking university and ranked 92nd in the world. St Andrews scored highly in the most recent Research Excellence Framework, especially for its work with Edinburgh University on chemistry and physics.

Why choose to study at the University of St. Andrews? St Andrews offers a unique experience for international students. With a reputation for world-class teaching, your academic studies will be both rigorous and rewarding here. Students will have the opportunity to embrace new perspectives and challenge their own ideas while exploring a wide range of subjects.

Brief Description

  • University or Organization: University of St. Andrews
  • Department: NA
  • Course Level: Undergraduate
  • Award: Up to £5,000
  • Number of Awards: At least 22
  • Access Mode: Online
  • Nationality: International
  • The award can be taken in the UK


  • Eligible Countries: All nationalities.
  • Eligible Course or Subjects: The scholarship will be awarded an undergraduate degree in any subject offered by the university.
  • Eligibility Criteria: To be eligible, the applicants must meet all the following/given criteria:
  • Only available to students entering their first year of an undergraduate degree.

How to Apply

  • How to Apply: All international applicants first apply at the university for an undergraduate degree and after that, they can apply for the scholarship.
  • Supporting Documents: Applicants must be required to provide a statement of motivation in support of their application. This should include your reasons for applying for the Scholarship, explaining how you would expect to benefit from the opportunities the award provides and describing how you think you might contribute to the community while studying at the University of St Andrews. Also include details of academic achievements which you believe would make you a good candidate for this scholarship.
  • Applicants will also be required to provide two references; both an academic and personal letter of recommendation.
  • Admission Requirements: Students must follow all the admission requirements before they apply to the university.
  • Language Requirement: Applicants must complete the English Language requirements given by the university.

Application Deadline: The application opens at the End of October 2021 closes on 1 February 2022.


The university will provide the amount of up to £5,000 for talented students for the academic year 2022-2023.

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